Holtsville, NY – CARCO Group, Inc. is pleased to announce that David Bennett has joined our organization as Chief Operating Officer (COO). As the COO, he is responsible for assisting in the formulation of the company’s business strategy, oversight of the company’s day to day operations, and participating in the maintenance of client relationships and in the development of new business areas.
Jim Owens, CARCO’s CEO and President, is “extremely pleased to have Dave Bennett, a very talented and experienced law enforcement and HR professional, on board as our COO as we continue to position CARCO for strategic future growth.”
Prior to joining CARCO, Mr. Bennett served as an FBI Special Agent and completed a distinguished 26 year career, to include 18 years directing criminal and national security investigations and 2 years as the FBI senior executive leading human resources functions. As an Assistant Director of the FBI, heading the FBI’s Human Resources Division, he directed a change in strategic workforce planning throughout the FBI, focusing on mission critical skills, threats to the nation and diversity of the workforce. He also led the development and implementation of a new automated Human Resource Information System for the FBI and led several critical human capital management initiatives that yielded a mission-focused, customer–service organization that served over 35,000 FBI employees.
Prior to joining the FBI, Mr. Bennett was a Senior Management Consultant with the firm Peat, Marwick Mitchell, supporting clients within the Department of Defense and Department of Transportation.
Mr. Bennett was a naval officer in the United States Navy and qualified as a Surface Warfare Officer. He was the Combat Information Center Officer aboard a Guided Missile Cruiser and was later Aide to Commander U.S. Forces Philippines.
Mr. Bennett’s professional awards include the Presidential Meritorious Rank Award for distinguished public service, and the FBI’s Manuel J. Gonzalez Ethics Award.
Mr. Bennett holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the United States Naval Academy and is a graduate of the FBI’s Executive Development Institute.
About CARCO Group, Inc.:
CARCO is a HR technology and paperless workflow solutions company. Started in 1977 as a background screening company, CARCO has evolved to become a full-service HR partner, helping clients manage their new hire process in standalone solutions or integrated with their Applicant Tracking System. CARCO’s Onboarding Solution eliminates paper processes and ensures efficient and compliant hiring. Full-service offerings include background screening products, electronic I-9/E-Verify processes, vendor screening, and drug testing.